Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - production map
World Oil Demand: And Then There Was None
Brookings - 10/17/2014 9:23:23 AM
This “surprise” seems to have crept up on us, but evidence of shifting market demand and energy ... of the world that were previously considered too high-cost, too high-risk or too far away from established markets for profitable energy production.
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
The Energy Collective - 10/17/2014 10:42:08 AM
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World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Oil accounted for 33 percent of all the energy consumed in the world in 2013 ... The US continues to lead the world in increasing oil production, while developing countries — in particular the Asia Pacific region — have added the vast majority of ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
Nervousness in the energy world
Ag Web - 10/18/2014 9:29:22 AM
The world economy has been slowing down while energy production has been growing which in the commodity ... considering the potential boost lower energy cost could provide for countries like the U.S., Japan, China and the nations of the EU.
World faces obstacles in developing shale resources, speakers say at Oklahoma City energy conference
Oklahoma News - 10/16/2014 12:09:13 PM
Researchers have identified shale formations in 41 countries around the world ... addressed efforts to develop the world’s shale resources on Wednesday at Oklahoma City University’s 2014 International Energy Conference. The event was held at the ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY Saudi Arabian crude ... In Nigeria, production in ultra-deep water fields can reach $30 a barrel compared ...
Kenya poised to reduce cost of electricity
en.starafrica.com - 10/17/2014 11:25:05 AM
The Olkaria 4 is considered the biggest geothermal power plant in the world and is a major ... the government intends to scale up electricity production by 5,000MW within two years to reduce costs and boost the country’s attractiveness to investors.
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
While the world continues ... just 2 percent of global energy use. China, not surprisingly, accounted for the lion’s share – 71 percent – of the global increase in energy consumption last year. Coal production in that country rose by 8.8 percent ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 11:19:13 AM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012, the U.S., the world's third-largest oil producer, said energy production rose 1.3 percent ... saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist ...
The 5 Most Energy Abundant Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/29/2013 1:58:22 AM
Overall, though, which of these countries has the most energy? Obviously ... by a long shot. Its production in 2011 represented 49.5% of the world's total coal output. The next closest producer, the U.S., was responsible for only 14.1% of global output.